Lil Troy

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Birthday
24, 1966
Birthplace
Houston, TX
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
24, 1966 (age 53)
Birthplace
Houston, TX

About

Notable for his 1998 Platinum album Sittin Fat Down South and for his Billboard Hot 100 single "Wanna Be a Baller," this southern rapper began his rise to fame after establishing Short Stop Records in the late 1980s.

Before Fame

Before beginning his music career, he led a life of crime. Shortly after joining a hip hop group called Mass 187 and before beginning his solo career, he was imprisoned for nearly a year on drug dealing charges.

Trivia

His second solo album, Back to Ballin, rose to number 24 on U.S. hip hop charts.

Family Life

Born Troy Lane Birklett, he grew up in Houston, Texas.

Associated With

He and Chamillionaire are both rappers from Houston.